Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Current Work: Review
The course begins with a review of the fundamentals of the British Common Law tradition.

 




Past ork
 
Past Work
   
Sept 13
Journal Entry
Two of: Code of Hammurabi, Code of Ur-Nammu, Ten Commandments, Magna Carta, trial by combat, trial by ordeal, trial by jury. Write two sections per topic: general information, and significance to Canadian and International law.
TBD
Journal Entry
Two of: Charles I, John Lilburne, Thomas Erskine, William Garrow
TBD
Journal Entry
One of: The Declaration of the Rights of Man, The United States Bill of Rights, The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
and one of: actus reus, mens rea
TBD
Unit 1 Essay
Follow these instructions exactly. Also follow this Formal Writing Guide... I am only accepting emailed work. No paper. No USB sticks. Send it to mike.moore@ucdsb.on.ca by the marking deadline.
TBD
Follow these instructions exactly.
TBD
Journal Entry
Miscellaneous and Criminal Justice (evidence, trial, sentence, aftermath) details for for one of: Karla Homolka, Steven Truscott, Susan Nelles, Russell Williams, The "Black Donnelly's" and Luka Magnotta and a second high profile (non-O.J. Simpson) criminal trial from somewhere outside Canada.
TBD
Follow these instructions exactly.
TBD
Case Summary
Write a case summary for the mock trial you prepared.
TBD
Journal Entry
Two of: tort law, family law, contract law, property law, labour law.
TBD
You will create prosecuting and defense cases for someone (a real person really) accused of war crimes.
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